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Man to die by hanging for killing girlfriend

A Yobe High Court on Tuesday sentenced an applicant, Muhammed Adamu, to death by hanging for killing his girlfriend, Hauwa Muhammad, 24. Delivering judgment, Justice A. Jauro, held that he found him guilty of murder under Section 221 of the Penal Code. Jauro held that the prosecution has proved its …

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Buhari, Kagame, Tinubu Attend Anti-Corruption Summit In Abuja

Buhari, Kagame, Tinubu Attend Anti-Corruption Summit In Abuja President Muhammadu Buhari, National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Asiwaju Bola Tinubu and the Rwandan President Paul Kagame were among dignitaries who participated in the National Democracy Day Anti-Corruption Summit today, in Abuja. See more photos below:-     

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Man Steals Chickens To Buy Fuel For His N140m BMW Car

After receiving multiple complaints, police opened an investigation into the poultry thefts. A wealthy farmer from China’s Sichuan province has been arrested for allegedly stealing chickens and ducks from several villages in Linshui county in order to buy gas for his “thirsty” $290,000(about N140 million) BMW car. Police in Linshui …

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Photos from Okoro Blessing’s 30th birthday party

Relationship blogger, Okoro blessing has celebrated her 30th birthday, which had celebrities from the industry turn up for her day. Recall Blessing was arrested by billioniare, Onye Eze a few weeks ago for claiming ownership of his newly built mansion. The birthday party was attended by entertainment celebrities such as; …

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Mc Galaxy buys Tspize a benz

  MCG Empire ceo Mc Galaxy buys music producer Tspize a benz five years after he helped him produce his hit single ”Sekem”. Galaxy says he couldn’t pay the fee for the production in full then, but now everything has changed for good. He wrote: Five year ago I did …

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Beautiful photos from Toyo Baby’s Birthday Party

Beautiful actress Juliana Olayode who got so popular featuring on Funke Akindele’s sitcom Jenifa’s Dairy is plus one today, June 7, 2019. The budding actress and inspirational speaker recently took to her Instagram page to share adorable pictures to mark her birthday. Juliana looking all glammed in her pictures, thanked …

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June 12: Buhari assents to Public Holiday Amendment Bill

President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday at the Presidential Villa, signed the Public Holidays Act Amendment Bill into law. The Senior Special Assistant to the President on National Assembly Matters (Senate), Ita Enang, disclosed this to State House correspondents in Abuja. Mr Enang, a former senator, said the Act declared June …

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Gunmen kill 200-Level University Student In Plateau

  Unknown gunmen on Sunday night shot a 25-year-old 200 level student, Sheni Kimati, of the Department of Geography, Plateau State University, Bokkos. Btls News learned that the Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO) in the state, DSP Terna Tyopev, confirmed the incident to the News Agency of Nigeria on Monday in Jos. Tyopev …

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FG Opens Emergency Phone Line To Help Farmers

Farmers in Nigeria/Leadership Newspaper The Federal Government of Nigeria has unveiled an emergency phone service for farmers to facilitate accessing expert counsel on planting and other agricultural practices. Btls News understands that the programme is a joint initiative of the Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development and the National Agricultural …

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58-year-old Food Seller Electrocuted In Lagos

Florence Imoh, 58-year-old food seller was electrocuted at her shop at Ikotun, a Lagos suburb in Igando/Ikotun Local Council Development Area, early on Monday morning, News reports. According to NAN, Imoh was discovered by neighbours early on Monday morning lying dead in front of her shop located at 12, Shosanya Street, Ijegun road …

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Police Arrest Man For Stabbing Priest

A priest was stabbed by a man in a church in the Polish city of Wroclaw on Monday, Concise News gathered. The police spokesperson told Polish news agency PAP that; “The priest was taken to hospital with lung injuries and is in a stable condition.’’ Added that the attack occurred …

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INEC Meets Tuesday To Decide On Okorocha’s Certificate Of Return

Rocha Okorocha, PHOTO: imostateblog.com Former Governor of Imo state, Rochas Okorocha may not be part of the inauguration of the 9th National Assembly on Tuesday except something drastic happens. Okorocha, as a result, will not be directly involved in the making of the leadership of the Senate. The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) …

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Peruzzi apologises to Pamilerin for assaulting him

DMW singer, Peruzzi has apologized publicly to popular social media influencer, Pamilerin, for slapping the influencer over the statement he made about him few months back. The musician took to micro-blogging platform, Twitter to issue a public apology to Pamilerin….See tweet below; “I did very wrong for yesterday slapping mr …

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Tekno Warns Against Enlargement, Surgery Adverts On His Page

Popular singer, Tekno, has warned those advertising about enlargement, surgery on his page. He encouraged other advertisers, like those advertising shoes, other items, but specifically kicked against bum, joystick, boo.bs enlargements ads on his page. He also used the opportunity to talk about the size of his ‘Cassava’.     …

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Nobody Can Stop My Reappointment As Minister – Dalung

  Immediate past Minister of Sports, Mr Solomon Dalung, says his reappointment by President Muhammadu Buhari is unstoppable by “any human being.” He stated this during an interview on crisis in the basketball, athletics and football federations, as well as the Nigeria Football Supporters Club, during his tenure as minister. …

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Rapper found dead from gunshot wounds

A Maryland rapper was shot and killed in Annapolis over the weekend. Officers received a call about shots fired and found a single vehicle crashed at the scene Saturday. The only occupant of that vehicle, Edward Montre Seay, 32, of Chester, died from gunshot wounds, police said. Seay was also …

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30,000 illegal Nigerians face deportation from Germany

A non-governmental organisation, RARDUJA International, has claimed over 30,000 Nigerians are languishing in various jails in Germany and are awaiting deportation. The founder/President of the NGO, Eddy Duru, disclosed this at a one-day sensitisation on the dangers of illegal migration at Alvana Secondary School, Owerri, Imo state on Saturday. He …

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Dangote seeks law promoting gender equality in Nigeria

Alhaji Aliko Dangote has called for law promoting gender equality in the country… Speaking in Lagos at the 2019 Women Corporate Directors Lecture sponsored by Aliko Dangote Foundation, he advocated legislation backing to allow a certain percentage of women in public or private sectors workforce. He stated that “We can …

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Bride, 12 Others Killed In Truck Accident

A bride-to-be and twelve other people including two children were killed when the truck they were riding on after attending a traditional pre-wedding ceremony rolled over on a mountain road in Phillipine. Btlsls News gathered that the dump truck was carrying 53 passengers in eastern Camarines Sur province on Saturday and was …

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Neymar out of 2019 Copa America after injury

       Neymar will miss the 2019 Copa America on home soil after rupturing a ligament in his ankle during Brazil’s 2-0 friendly win over Qatar in Brasilia. The Paris St-Germain forward, 27, who was stripped of the Brazilian captaincy in May, limped off after 17 minutes. Everton’s Richarlison …

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France 2019:Super Falcons Suffers Defeat with Norway

Norway cruised to a 3-0 victory over Nigeria in their Women’s World Cup Group A match in Reims. The 1995 world champions took the lead when Guro Reiten’s shot deflected off Onome Ebi into the net.Lisa-Marie Utland fired through the hands of keeper Tochukwu Oluehi to make it 2-0. Norway had their …

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5 die in auto crash in Abuja

  Five persons, including a couple, died in a road accident in Abuja on Sunday. A sixth person, who was seriously injured in the incident which occurred at about 8 a.m. near Setraco Junction along Kubwa Expressway, was rushed to the hospital. According to an official of Federal Road Safety …

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Kaduna Assembly passes religious regulatory bill

The Kaduna State House of Assembly on Friday passed the Religious Preaching Regulation bill into law. The new Religious Preaching Regulation law substitutes similar law of 1984 in the state. The Executive Bill, brought to the Assembly in 2016, was passed hours before the eighth Assembly was dissolved on Friday. …

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Ninth Assembly: APC offers 60 positions to PDP reps

The All Progressives Congress, APC, caucus in the coming 9th House of Representatives has offered 60 chairmanships and deputy chairmanships of committees positions to a faction of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, caucus ahead of Tuesday’s inauguration. The Director-General of the Femi Gbajabiamila/Ahmed Wase Campaign Organisation, Abdulmumin Jibrin, disclosed this …

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